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Dead Rising 2

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation 3
81
3.2
Windows
76
3.1
Xbox 360
82
4.1

User Reviews

Action, Horror, Comedy equals one chaotic game. Windows dreamstealer (146)

Our Users Say

Platform Votes Score
PlayStation 3 6 3.2
Windows 6 3.1
Xbox 360 6 4.1
Combined MobyScore 18 3.5


The Press Says

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100
Xbox 360Xboxygen
Faire la suite d’un jeu est toujours une tentation pour tomber dans la facilité et se retrouver avec exactement la même chose. Heureusement, les nouveautés apportées par cet opus ainsi que l’excès de violence et d’humour permettent de renouveler sans difficulté l’expérience Dead Rising. Et même si le jeu ne convaincra toujours pas les gens qui n’ont pas été persuadés par le premier opus, pour ceux qui ont adoré Dead Rising, Dead Rising 2 sera un incontournable tant sa fraîcheur zombifique n’a pas perdu de sa superbe.
100
Xbox 360Game Shark
Like Resident Evil 5 and Lost Planet 2, this Dead Rising is no mere comfort food. It's skillfully made-to-order for people who are hip to zombie mythology, who don't think of Doom or Daikatana when they hear the name "Romero".
97
Xbox 360Game Vortex
Although load times are not the only problem that Dead Rising 2 suffers from (item management, notification systems, and whack survivor A.I. come to mind) all other problems are generally swept away by the sheer amount of stuff to do in the playground Dead Rising 2 offers. If you are willing to abandon quite a few conventions that modern games have set and accept Dead Rising 2 by its own rules and not the rules of other games, then there is a lot of fun to be had. In fact, Dead Rising 2 is THE best zombie game I have ever played. While the mileage may vary, I guarantee the overwhelming joy of mindlessly killing zombie after zombie will be the most fun anyone has had all year.
95
Xbox 360That Gaming Site
While the vast majority of the game does come with a sense of deja vu, the new plentiful features and improved old ones make this an essential purchase although it won't win over anyone who didn't like the first Dead Rising.
95
Xbox 360Game Informer Magazine
Even after playing for dozens of hours, you'll still find new things in Dead Rising 2. I won't spoil anything, but there's a lot of variety to be found in the game beyond obvious things like the number of objects that can be used as bludgeons. This game is designed for multiple playthroughs, and I'm looking forward to each and every one of them.
90
PlayStation 3Futuregamez.net
This game struck a chord with me, and I imagine it will do the same to a ton of other gamers too. It's violent, funny and more fun than almost any other game I can remember. If killing zombies sounds good to you then you should definitely pick up this game.
90
Xbox 360Calm Down Tom
Dead Rising 2 is a heady thrill for fans of zombies, grindhouse movies and ridiculous comic values. It bravely chooses to ignore modern gameplay conventions; autosaves and recharging health are not to be found here. It’s taken for granted that you can stomach the gore, violence and leering sexuality. If you can also stomach the uncompromising adherence to the originals faults then this could be your favourite zombie experience of the year, in any media.
90
Xbox 360XboxFrance
Sans révolutionner les bases mises en place par son aîné, ce deuxième épisode de la série Dead Rising vient apporter son lot de nouveautés et de bonnes idées. Le concept reste bien évidemment inchangé, à savoir démolir le plus grand nombre de zombies de la manière la plus improbable qui soit. Techniquement satisfaisant, le jeu s'impose comme une référence en matière de fun et de plaisir de jeu. Ajoutez à cela un mode multijoueur permettant de la coopération et des oppositions dans des mini-jeux délirants et vous obtenez l'une des grosses bombes de cette fin d'année. Un immanquable que tout joueur se doit de posséder à un moment donné dans sa ludothèque.
90
Xbox 360Game Informer Magazine
Fortune City never sleeps, and neither did I while playing through Dead Rising 2. With a seemingly unending supply of engaging content, I’ll sleep when I’m undead.
85
Xbox 360Meristation
Dead Rising 2 es un buen juego, cuyo principal problema, posiblemente, sea el estar a la sombra de una excelente primera entrega que le dejó el listón demasiado alto. Repite bastantes dinámicas del juego original, añadiendo algunos nuevos elementos que perfeccionan la mecánica del juego, y consigue resultar un título divertido y muy satisfactorio, con una gran jugabilidad y una cantidad ingente de oportunidades para acabar con las miríadas de zombies que pueblan los escenarios. Tal vez no tenga la frescura de la primera entrega, ni un argumento tan elaborado, pero consigue sobreponerse a las comparaciones y demostrar su propia personalidad de forma bastante natural.
85
PlayStation 3Meristation
Dead Rising 2 es un buen juego, cuyo principal problema, posiblemente, sea el estar a la sombra de una excelente primera entrega que le dejó el listón demasiado alto. Repite bastantes dinámicas del juego original, añadiendo algunos nuevos elementos que perfeccionan la mecánica del juego, y consigue resultar un título divertido y muy satisfactorio, con una gran jugabilidad y una cantidad ingente de oportunidades para acabar con las miríadas de zombies que pueblan los escenarios. Tal vez no tenga la frescura de la primera entrega, ni un argumento tan elaborado, pero consigue sobreponerse a las comparaciones y demostrar su propia personalidad de forma bastante natural.
85
Xbox 360411mania.com
Dead Rising 2 is not a perfect game by any means, but it has improved in every area over the original and is addictively fun to play. Whether you’re going solo or with a friend, there’s plenty to do in Fortune City and despite having put in plenty of time on the game there is still so much more to explore. Even if you’re tired of the constant stream of zombie games, it’s hard to pass up on Dead Rising 2, which provides such a unique zombie experience and a decent storyline to boot.
85
PlayStation 3411mania.com
Dead Rising 2 is not a perfect game by any means, but it has improved in every area over the original and is addictively fun to play. Whether you’re going solo or with a friend, there’s plenty to do in Fortune City and despite having put in plenty of time on the game there is still so much more to explore. Even if you’re tired of the constant stream of zombie games, it’s hard to pass up on Dead Rising 2, which provides such a unique zombie experience and a decent storyline to boot.
85
WindowsGameSpot
Dead Rising 2 delicately balances wanton destruction with thoughtful objectives. Just about every aspect of this game is entertaining, ensuring that you're having a good time whether you're fighting psychopaths, rescuing survivors, or just trying to find hidden secrets. The weapon-creation system continually rewards you with unique ways to kill your brain-starved foes, but it's the tight structure that provides the main draw. Because you're continually pushed from one objective to the next, you don't have time to dwell on small problems. It would have been nice to be able to put a waypoint on your map, and the driving controls are still horrible, but it's worth putting up with these issues just to experience the brutal joy that is buried within. There are a lot of zombie games out there, but this game proves that killing brain-dead foes can offer more than just mindless fun. Dead Rising 2 is a great sequel to one of the most original open-world games available.
85
PlayStation 3Hasta los Juegos
‘Dead Rising 2’ es más accesible y divertido que el primero. Eso es algo en lo que no todo el mundo estará de acuerdo. Irónicamente, tanto los medios que pensamos que se trata de una secuela superior al original como los que opinan lo contrario estamos de acuerdo en una cosa: ‘Dead Rising 2’ es un juego notable.
85
Xbox 360GameSpot
Dead Rising 2 delicately balances wanton destruction with thoughtful objectives. Just about every aspect of this game is entertaining, ensuring that you're having a good time whether you're fighting psychopaths, rescuing survivors, or just trying to find hidden secrets. The weapon-creation system continually rewards you with unique ways to kill your brain-starved foes, but it's the tight structure that provides the main draw. Because you're continually pushed from one objective to the next, you don't have time to dwell on small problems. It would have been nice to be able to put a waypoint on your map, and the driving controls are still horrible, but it's worth putting up with these issues just to experience the brutal joy that is buried within. There are a lot of zombie games out there, but this game proves that killing brain-dead foes can offer more than just mindless fun. Dead Rising 2 is a great sequel to one of the most original open-world games available.
85
PlayStation 3GameSpot
Dead Rising 2 delicately balances wanton destruction with thoughtful objectives. Just about every aspect of this game is entertaining, ensuring that you're having a good time whether you're fighting psychopaths, rescuing survivors, or just trying to find hidden secrets. The weapon-creation system continually rewards you with unique ways to kill your brain-starved foes, but it's the tight structure that provides the main draw. Because you're continually pushed from one objective to the next, you don't have time to dwell on small problems. It would have been nice to be able to put a waypoint on your map, and the driving controls are still horrible, but it's worth putting up with these issues just to experience the brutal joy that is buried within. There are a lot of zombie games out there, but this game proves that killing brain-dead foes can offer more than just mindless fun. Dead Rising 2 is a great sequel to one of the most original open-world games available.
85
Xbox 360Gamezone (Germany)
Dead Rising 2 ist einfach schön schräg, nimmt sich nicht ernst, überzieht in vielen Dingen gnadenlos und sorgt für nette Unterhaltung zwischendurch, die dahingehend ihren Anspruch hat, da man vor allem für die Case Files sehr genau wissen sollte, was man tut. Andernfalls ist man schneller Zombiefutter als einem lieb ist.
83
Xbox 360VicioJuegos.com
En resumen, Dead Rising 2 es un juego bastante competente, largo, divertido, rejugable y con muchas posibilidades, pero no exento de una cierta torpeza. Funciona bastante bien en todos sus apartados, pero no está todo lo pulido que podría. Tras la magnífica primera parte, esta continuación no posee la misma frescura, pero logra pulir muchos defectos de esta, si bien todavía puede refinarse más: ni las cargas, ni el argumento ni el control son totalmente adecuados, y la música es bastante mediocre. A pesar de todo, Dead Rising 2 vale su precio, y esto puede decirse de pocos juegos hoy en día.
83
Xbox 3601UP
Ultimately, sure, Dead Rising 2 has annoying technical flaws and uninteresting boss battles. But the ability to jump into a friend's game while wearing a Borat-inspired mankini and a Servbot helmet with a lawnmower blade strapped on top help you quickly forget those problems.
83
PlayStation 31UP
Ultimately, sure, Dead Rising 2 has annoying technical flaws and uninteresting boss battles. But the ability to jump into a friend's game while wearing a Borat-inspired mankini and a Servbot helmet with a lawnmower blade strapped on top help you quickly forget those problems.
81
PlayStation 3Fragland.net
Dead Rising 2 is worth checking out; there's the humour that you can find back in the characters, the storyline, the bosses and most of all the combinable weapons, the original way of playing where getting killed sucks but also fun as you return more powerful, and of course the fact that you get to kill hundreds of zombies in very creative ways. Those looking for a fun game that you won't grow tired of quickly will certainly find their thing with this sequel.
81
Xbox 360Gamers.at
Spielerisch und technisch bietet Dead Rising 2 nicht viel Neues, in fast jeder Beziehung ist es eigentlich der Vorgänger nur halt mit mehr von allem. Der Multiplayer- bzw. Koop-Modus sind aber eine nette Draufgabe und die nicht mehr ganz so selbstmörderisch veranlagten Überlebenden reduzieren den Frustfaktor für all jene, die wirklich jede verlorene Seele retten wollen, enorm. Auf jeden Fall eine spaßige Fortsetzung, welche viele Schwächen des Vorgängers ausmerzt.
80
PlayStation 3GameSpy
Dead Rising 2's replayability is a testament to the fully realized burg that is Fortune City. I want to meet more nutjob Psychopaths; I want to try more games of chance scattered around the casinos; I want to spend an afternoon shirking my in-game responsibilities to create new tools of destruction with my hard-earned Combo Cards. More than anything, though, I want to see where Capcom takes Dead Rising next.
80
Xbox 360GameSpy
Dead Rising 2's replayability is a testament to the fully realized burg that is Fortune City. I want to meet more nutjob Psychopaths; I want to try more games of chance scattered around the casinos; I want to spend an afternoon shirking my in-game responsibilities to create new tools of destruction with my hard-earned Combo Cards. More than anything, though, I want to see where Capcom takes Dead Rising next.
80
PlayStation 3newbreview.com
Dead Rising 2 is a brilliant yet challenging game that manages to stay fresh through a constantly evolving character and the sheer unpredictability of the zombie hordes. The addition of over the top combo weapons has made zombie killing more fun than it has ever been before, which more than makes up for the game’s little frustrations.
80
Xbox 360newbreview.com
Dead Rising 2 is a brilliant yet challenging game that manages to stay fresh through a constantly evolving character and the sheer unpredictability of the zombie hordes. The addition of over the top combo weapons has made zombie killing more fun than it has ever been before, which more than makes up for the game’s little frustrations.
80
WindowsCheat Happens
There's no doubt about it, Dead Rising 2 is not only the natural progression from the original, it's a damn fun experience. There are tons to explore and if you want the entire Dead Rising 2 experience, you're sure to enjoy multiple playthroughs. If you're looking for a fun game that you're going to be able to invest a lot of time in, you can't go wrong with Capcom's zombie slashing simulator.
80
PlayStation 3PlayFrance
Très proche de son prédécesseur en termes de réalisation et de gameplay, Dead Rising 2 ne s'en démarque finalement que grâce à son système d'armes "combo" bien trouvé qui pousse encore plus loin le côté décalé et farfelu de la série. Si des efforts ont aussi été faits du côté de la gestion des sauvegardes et des missions d'escorte moins pénibles qu'auparavant, on regrette tout de même que le jeu souffre de défauts techniques tels que ses chargements omniprésents ou son tearing prononcé. Heureusement la perspective de massacrer du zombie de mille et une manières reste particulièrement séduisante, et il faut bien reconnaître que cet aspect du jeu est une franche réussite. Un titre chaudement recommandé à tous les amateurs du genre !
80
Xbox 360Brash Games
Dead Rising 2 isn’t a po-faced horror game – it’s a title that allows you to wander around a shopping centre playground, cross-dressing with an Incredible Hulk mask on, beating hundreds of zombies up with over-the-top DIY weaponry. Some gamers will be put off by that, others by the tight time-limits and the way it’s impossible to see everything in a singleplay through. Let them dismiss it as broken – for those who loved the first and those who think the game sounds hilarious brainless fun, then don’t hesitate, and enjoy the playground of Fortune City as the developers intended… with blood down your mankini, and a makeshift teddy bear machine gun in hand.
80
WindowsGameStar (Germany)
Ja, die Zeitlimits in Dead Rising 2 sind hart. Ja, das Speichersystem ist unbarmherzig. Ja, im Eifer des Gefechts hebe ich noch immer viel zu oft abgetrennte Hände auf, anstatt den rettenden Aufzug-Knopf zu drücken. Aber Blue Castle Games hat es geschafft, in mir mit Töchterchen Katey den Beschützerinstinkt zu wecken. Und wenn ich auf dem Weg zur nächsten Zombrex-Spritze auch noch mit einem Koop-Chaoten unterwegs bin, wir durch Zufall neue Waffen-Kombinationen herausfinden, und Zombies mit albernen Hüten dekorieren, ist aller Frust vergessen. Stressresistente Zombie-Fans dürfen sich deshalb zur Wertung gut und gerne 10 Punkte dazu denken.
80
Xbox 360IGN
Again, Dead Rising 2 has issues. It’s not the smoothest game and it can feel like the last one, however that doesn’t mean a thing when the game’s this much fun. Using a car battery and a Street Fighter mask to electrocute the undead and a set of knives and a pair of boxing gloves to make Wolverine claws are all great times. Watching Chuck get covered in blood as he slays thousands of zombies, changing outfits so that one minute you’re in a toddler clothes with a LEGO head and the next you’re in a sundress, and listening to completely whacked out boss stories – that’s what I remember about Dead Rising 2. Any issue the game might have just falls to the backburner.
80
PlayStation 3IGN
Again, Dead Rising 2 has issues. It’s not the smoothest game and it can feel like the last one, however that doesn’t mean a thing when the game’s this much fun. Using a car battery and a Street Fighter mask to electrocute the undead and a set of knives and a pair of boxing gloves to make Wolverine claws are all great times. Watching Chuck get covered in blood as he slays thousands of zombies, changing outfits so that one minute you’re in a toddler clothes with a LEGO head and the next you’re in a sundress, and listening to completely whacked out boss stories – that’s what I remember about Dead Rising 2. Any issue the game might have just falls to the backburner.
80
Xbox 360Xbox360Achievements
Dead Rising 2 is everything you’d want from the zombie-smashing, free-roaming sequel and although many were after an upgraded save system, the tweaks it’s seen are relatively minor. Adding co-op and a hugely original multiplayer have definitely made this a must buy for zombie fanatics the world over, but the painfully long load times, the odd frame-rate issues and retreading the same ground after we’ve died umpteen times, really holds the game back from the dizzy 90s. Third time’s a charm, right?
80
PlayStation 3Thunderbolt Games
But the similarities are never an issue if you can handle its whimsical game design, because the core Dead Rising experience is still fantastic. Racking up thousands of kills against the undead is a joy, and when you throw in multiple variations of unconventional weapon combinations it only improves the experience. There are still some issues with hideously long loading times and certain impracticalities, particularly when putting survivors into the safe room, but the game design presents an oddly satisfying change from the norm that can be easy to love and hate at the same time. If you can coincide with it then Dead Rising 2 is a joyous zombie slaughter.
80
PlayStation 3Gamereactor (Sweden)
Pallar du dessa prövningar väntar ett härligt humoristiskt, varierat och klafsigt zombiespel som dessutom har en finfin story och till och med en gnutta mänsklighet. Dead Rising 2 förfinar konceptet från föregångaren med bravur och nya utvecklaren Blue Castle Games har verkligen greppat konceptet. Förvänta dig ett casinobesök som inte gör dig pank, men som lär få dig att glömma vad klockan är...
80
PlayStation 3Jeuxvideo.com
Sans surprise, Dead Rising 2 s'impose de suivre scrupuleusement les règles dictées par son aîné. En somme, si le concept n'évolue pas, on saluera une fois de plus le second degré de l'entreprise et surtout son aspect résolument fun. Toutefois, si les développeurs se sont évertués à balancer quelques petites nouveautés rendant le système de jeu plus complet et plus souple, on regrettera que les défauts du précédent opus soient à nouveau présents. Cependant, avec un multijoueur bien fendard, une aventure solo complètement barrée et les innombrables possibilités de customisation d'armes ou tout simplement d'ordre vestimentaire, nul doute que vous aurez du mal à résister à ce nouveau volet qui brille davantage par les lumières de son univers coloré que son originalité mais qui demeure un très bon défouloir.
80
Xbox 360Jeuxvideo.com
Sans surprise, Dead Rising 2 s'impose de suivre scrupuleusement les règles dictées par son aîné. En somme, si le concept n'évolue pas, on saluera une fois de plus le second degré de l'entreprise et surtout son aspect résolument fun. Toutefois, si les développeurs se sont évertués à balancer quelques petites nouveautés rendant le système de jeu plus complet et plus souple, on regrettera que les défauts du précédent opus soient à nouveau présents. Cependant, avec un multijoueur bien fendard, une aventure solo complètement barrée et les innombrables possibilités de customisation d'armes ou tout simplement d'ordre vestimentaire, nul doute que vous aurez du mal à résister à ce nouveau volet qui brille davantage par les lumières de son univers coloré que son originalité mais qui demeure un très bon défouloir.
80
WindowsJeuxvideo.com
Sans surprise, Dead Rising 2 s'impose de suivre scrupuleusement les règles dictées par son aîné. En somme, si le concept n'évolue pas, on saluera une fois de plus le second degré de l'entreprise et surtout son aspect résolument fun. Toutefois, si les développeurs se sont évertués à balancer quelques petites nouveautés rendant le système de jeu plus complet et plus souple, on regrettera que les défauts du précédent opus soient à nouveau présents. Cependant, avec un multijoueur bien fendard, une aventure solo complètement barrée et les innombrables possibilités de customisation d'armes ou tout simplement d'ordre vestimentaire, nul doute que vous aurez du mal à résister à ce nouveau volet qui brille davantage par les lumières de son univers coloré que son originalité mais qui demeure un très bon défouloir.
80
Xbox 360Thunderbolt Games
As a whole, Dead Rising 2 is a tuned, tweaked and polished sequel. Some schools of thought suggest that sequels should be a departure from their predecessor, but Dead Rising 2 forgoes this view. Instead, it builds on the strengths of Dead Rising: the story is better, there are more save slots and combo weapons make zombie extermination ever the more enticing. Chuck Greene’s tale is infused with sexual-innuendo, comic tendencies and blood. It takes a swipe at the dollar-bill culture we’ve built our lives around. In Fortune City green and greed once ruled; in Dead Rising 2 the city has been reduced to a primitive, anarchistic state. It won’t win over new followers, but it’ll certainly scratch the itch that existing fans had been harbouring.
79
PlayStation 3VicioJuegos.com
Dead Rising 2 sigue la premisa de que si algo funciona, ¿por qué cambiarlo? La diversión está asegurada y zombis no van a faltar. El problema radica en que las novedades son muy escasas y no están muy bien ejecutadas. Las cartas combo son un añadido interesante pero que no acaba de cuajar a la hora de la verdad. Los modos multijugador son de agradecer y aumentan las cotas de diversión con más compañeros. A todo el que le gustó Dead Rising disfrutará como un enano con esta segunda entrega y todo el que tenga ganas de matar zombis a diestro y siniestro, también. Sin embargo, este espectáculo sangriento cuenta con algunas notas negativas, como las excesivas y largas pantallas de carga o el poco cuidado apartado sonoro. Dead Rising 2 es un juego notable, pero que recurre demasiado a los elementos de la primera entrega sin innovar demasiado.
79
Xbox 360AusGamers
A lot of how you feel about the game will boil down to how you decide to play from the outset though. I chose to go after all of the game’s elements in my first play through, which has lead to a lot of frustration, but again, it’s difficult to put down so it’s definitely doing something right. There are a lot of niggling, archaic things going on in the design department, but a lot of great things overall, but ultimately, anyone who likes killing zombies is going to get something out of this - just remember to save your game as often as you can.
75
Xbox 360GameGavel.com
Dead Rising 2 as a whole is a game that’s addictive, frustrating, short, repetitive, and loads of fun when it’s doing everything right. But it’s so unevenly paced that I can’t say that you’re a fool for not buying it. But at the same time I can say you probably won’t regret it. The multiplayer is fun and a nice addition but won’t switch you over from that other multiplayer menagerie of undeath, and the single player game while short, is addictive, and provides enough replay value to justify a purchase. So pick it up if only because it never gets old running through a crowd of zombies wearing a pair of flaming Moose antlers.
75
PlayStation 3GameGavel.com
Dead Rising 2 as a whole is a game that’s addictive, frustrating, short, repetitive, and loads of fun when it’s doing everything right. But it’s so unevenly paced that I can’t say that you’re a fool for not buying it. But at the same time I can say you probably won’t regret it. The multiplayer is fun and a nice addition but won’t switch you over from that other multiplayer menagerie of undeath, and the single player game while short, is addictive, and provides enough replay value to justify a purchase. So pick it up if only because it never gets old running through a crowd of zombies wearing a pair of flaming Moose antlers.
75
WindowsGameGavel.com
Dead Rising 2 as a whole is a game that’s addictive, frustrating, short, repetitive, and loads of fun when it’s doing everything right. But it’s so unevenly paced that I can’t say that you’re a fool for not buying it. But at the same time I can say you probably won’t regret it. The multiplayer is fun and a nice addition but won’t switch you over from that other multiplayer menagerie of undeath, and the single player game while short, is addictive, and provides enough replay value to justify a purchase. So pick it up if only because it never gets old running through a crowd of zombies wearing a pair of flaming Moose antlers.
75
WindowsComputerGames.ro
After watching an anime that takes place in the United States, you remain in awe. Yeah, the States are their usual westerner selves, but the characters have the reactions, personalities and oriental lines which cause cascades of laughter not unlike the ones Dick Dastardly’s Mutley produces. And if Dead Rising 2 is any example, a mall stands the size of three or four combined stadiums. I don’t really know if this detail is a parable or satire addressed to modern-day consumerism, because frankly I’ve been too busy beheading zombies with gardening tools, toys, garbage bins and improvised rocket launchers to look for a deeper meaning.
73
WindowsPC Gameplay (Benelux)
De spelwereld en de humor vormen een tegengewicht voor de repetitieve actie. Hersenloze fun voor de massamoordenaar in elk van ons.
70
Xbox 360GamingLives
The graphics have a distinctly 2006 look to them (although the zombie count seems much highter now) and the sound is a mixture of okay voice acting and bad rap-metal music. There are still plenty of nice little comic touches here and there but nothing worth writing about. Also, the plot gets decidedly less interesting as it goes along, culminating in ‘Overtime’ Mode which is a tedious series of fetch quests topped with a shitty boss battle and an ending that I’ve already managed to forget. It’s worth noting that my second playthrough of the game was vastly improved over the first because I was able to skip the cutscenes guilt-free.
70
PlayStation 3Made2Game
Overall, Dead Rising 2 is a fun game to play, though it’s certainly not going to win any awards for originality or its storyline.
70
Xbox 360Made2Game
Overall, Dead Rising 2 is a fun game to play, though it’s certainly not going to win any awards for originality or its storyline.
70
Xbox 360Level
Dead Rising 2 är både roligt och hysteriskt, det går inte att förneka. Men det hade krävts ytterligare en idé eller två för att ta zombieslakten till nästa nivå.
70
WindowsGamekult
Avec l'arrivée du multijoueur (notamment le coop), de deux slots de sauvegarde supplémentaires et d'une option pour combiner deux items entre eux pour créer des armes démentielles, ils devraient être comblés et, dans un sens, on les comprend. Toutefois, en se penchant objectivement sur cette suite, on découvre un découpage de l'aventure encore problématique, une réalisation pas toujours folichonne, une difficulté mal dosée et, plus globalement, une totale absence de prise de risque pour essayer d'emmener la série plus loin. Bien sûr, Dead Rising 2 sait se montrer efficace, mais dire que l'on pouvait attendre plus d'un second épisode est un doux euphémisme.
65
Xbox 360Lens of Truth
I’m a huge zombie fan (whether it be movies or games), and the first installment of Dead Rising is a favorite of mine. It wasn’t about if I was going to enjoy DR2, it was the uncertainty of how long I would play it for……. If I was a betting man I would have lost money wagering on myself. This game is a horror sequel in every way; plot worse than the original, terrible acting, and made almost solely for the money. DR2 couldn’t be any more generic, and by no means is worth your 60 clams.
60
WindowsAdrenaline Vault, The (AVault)
Maybe the design for Dead Rising 2 was simply overambitious; I just don’t know how it could have gone so wrong. I can’t recommend this game to anyone unless they’re a fan of the original Dead Rising, or they just love zombie games in general.
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Xbox 360The Video Game Critic
Dead Rising 2 is an improvement over the original but too often the game feels like a chore to play.